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14 November, 2013

Al-Futtaim Logistics participates at the 11th Annual 3PL Summit & Chief Supply Chain Officer Forum

Al-Futtaim Logistics in collaboration with IJS Global was one of the few 3PL organizations to attend the 11th Annual European 3PL summit in Amsterdam from 13th to 14th November 2013. This leading annual industry meeting for the 3PL top level executives in Europe proved to be a great platform for Al-Futtaim Logistics to meet and interact with over 250 supply chain professionals.

The event comprised of interactive sessions and involved speakers exploring the theory and practicalities for 3PLs. The two day forum uncovered New Opportunities, Technologies, Markets and Challenges to Successfully Drive Logistics Business Past the Comfort Zone, making it the only event with complete focus on the 3PL industry key relationships.

The key agenda covered interesting topics on:

  • How do you Grow your 3PL in 2014 and Beyond?
  • 6 of the 10 Fastest-Growing Economies are African. What are the Opportunities for 3PLs & CSCOs in Sub-Sahara Africa - is Now the Right Time to Make a Significant Investment?
  • Future of Logistics - a Futurist Look at the Developments that Could Affect your Logistics Operation

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Al-Futtaim Logistics was the Silver Sponsor at the event and portrayed IJS Global as their global partner between Middle East and Rest of World. It was a great opportunity to gain latest updates on the industry happenings and meet potential clients such INTEL, BELKIN, John Lewis, Alcatel, Canon, and others who were interested to hear about the 3PL logistics platform based out of the Dubai Hub.

President and CEO of IJS, Sjoerd van Loon (right) and Director Business Development, Jaap Theo Vellema (left) at Al-Futtaim Logistics stand at the 11th Annual European 3PL Summit.